Llaima Volcano eruption, Chile

An eruption on forced the evacuation of hundreds of people from nearby villages. A column of smoke approx. ft high was observed.


wine Chile - Ben MacPhee-Sigurdson gives us a little history on the Southern Hemisphere wine region.

Vina Santa Cruz, Colchagua, Chile

A lovely place to visit in May. A Gran Reserva Carmenere from this vineyard!

Arrollado de Huaso

serve with mash potatos and pickled hot cabbage,hot as in heat,like a shukrut.

Mote con Huesillos

Mote con huesillo- Dried Peach compote with boiled wheat beans